Re: [CR]TA Bottom Bracket questions


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From: <Philcycles@aol.com>
Date: Mon, 6 Aug 2001 21:30:59 EDT
Subject: Re: [CR]TA Bottom Bracket questions
To: classicrendezvous@bikelist.org


In a message dated 8/6/01 5:15:50 PM, jeffslotkin@home.com writes:

<< I can tell you that a Shimano cartridge is a different taper angle. This I checked, and while I know some people torque 'em on there and ride anyway, it seems like an especially bad idea to me.

>>

The taper angle is 2 degrees on Stronglight and TA and Shimano and everything but Superbe Pro. It's the width of the taper that's different. Phil Brown